Assoc/Pub-R-S: Associate’s—Public Rural-serving, Small


Assoc/Pub-R-M: Associate’s—Public Rural-serving, Medium


Assoc/Pub-R-L: Associate’s—Public Rural-serving, Large


Assoc/Pub-S-SC: Associate’s—Public Suburban-serving, Single Campus


Assoc/Pub-S-MC: Associate’s—Public Suburban-serving, Multicampus


Assoc/Pub-U-SC: Associate’s—Public Urban-serving, Single Campus


Assoc/Pub-U-MC: Associate’s—Public Urban-serving, Multicampus


Assoc/Pub-Spec: Associate’s—Public special use


Assoc/PrivNFP: Associate’s—Private not-for-profit


Assoc/PrivFP4: Associate’s—Private for-profit


Assoc/Pub2in4: Associate’s—Public 2-year colleges under 4-year universities


Assoc/Pub4: Associate’s—Public 4-year Primarily Associate’s


Assoc/PrivNFP4: Associate’s—Private not-for-profit 4-year Primarily Associate’s


Assoc/PrivFP4: Associate’s—Private for-profit 4-year Primarily Associate’s


RU/VH: Research Universities (very high research activity)


RU/H: Research Universities (high research activity)


DRU: Doctoral/Research Universities


Master’s L: Master’s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)


Master’s M: Master’s Colleges and Universities (medium programs)


Master’s S: Master’s Colleges and Universities (smaller programs)


Bac/A&S: Baccalaureate Colleges—Arts & sciences


Bac/Diverse: Baccalaureate Colleges—Diverse fields


Bac/Assoc: Baccalaureate/Associate’s Colleges


Spec/Faith: Special Focus Institutions—Theological seminaries, Bible colleges, and other faith-related institutions


Spec/Med: Special Focus Institutions—Medical schools and medical centers


Spec/Health: Special Focus Institutions—Other health professions schools


Spec/Engg: Special Focus Institutions—Schools of engineering


Spec/Tech: Special Focus Institutions—Other technology-related schools


Spec/Bus: Special Focus Institutions—Schools of business and management


Spec/Arts: Special Focus Institutions—Schools of art, music, and design


Spec/Law: Special Focus Institutions—Schools of law


Spec/Other: Special Focus Institutions—Other special-focus institutions


Tribal: Tribal Colleges


(Not classified)


All Institutions


NOTE: (1) Branch campuses are counted separately if reported separately in IPEDS.

(2) Fall enrollment may not reflect the total number of students served over the course of a year.

(3) Percentage details may not sum to 100 due to rounding.

SOURCES: 2005 Carnegie Classification; National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS Fall Enrollment (2004).

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